Date(s) - Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 - Saturday, Sep 30, 2017
Burchfield Penney Art Center
The theme of this year’s Buffalo Humanities Festival will be “Environments.” It will feature talks, music, performances, community debates, and other activities focusing on issues of environmental justice and economic sustainability, local and regional activism and planning, and the global climate change crisis.
The events kick off on Thursday, Sept. 28 with a free talk on “Turning the Tide: Communicating Climate Science” at the Burchfield Penney Art Center.
Bill McKibben, well-known writer and environmental activist, will discuss “The Desperate Climate Fight: Ordinary People in an Extraordinary Moment” on Friday, Sept. 29 at the Albright Knox Art Gallery.
Events on Saturday, Sept. 30 include a number of talks and activities at Buffalo State College.